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Legal question for internationals. Is it ok to work remotely as freelance from US agency without working visa? I will be in the US for vacations.

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I assume you meant work FOR a U.S. agency while you're visiting the US on holiday/vacation? It's illegal to work in the US without a work permit. In other words, it's illegal to work as a tourist in the country.

OP said "remotely", and worried about having problems when traveling into the US. I'm not sure about the answer, there are a lot of answers in the legal forums though.

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